24 months
26200 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Approved by the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the Health and Care Professions Council, this Speech and Language Therapy course from University of Sheffield allows you to work in a diverse range of settings and roles as a speech and language therapist. 

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This Speech and Language Therapy course at University of Sheffield leads to a professional qualification to practise as a speech and language therapist. You’ll be able to work in a diverse range of settings, for example schools and hospitals, nurseries, clinics or the client’s home. You might also pursue a role in higher education and research.

Key Features 

  • Speech and language therapists provide treatment and care for children and adults who have difficulties with communicating, eating, drinking or swallowing. 
  • Therapists take a collaborative approach, working alongside the individual’s carer, teacher or family, as well as other professionals.  

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Biomedical Science
  • Speech, Language, Communication and Literacy Development in Children
  • Speech and Hearing Science
  • Developmental Disorders of Communication 
  • Language, Cognition and Communication in Adults 
  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Participation and Society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class
Lower Second Class (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 degree in any subject. Applicants with a 2:2 may be considered if their practical experience is particularly strong. 
  • You must have work experience relevant to speech and language therapy. If you are shortlisted, we’ll ask you to come to an interview.
  • Overall IELTS score of 8.0 with a minimum of 7.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26200 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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